Learning Support Assistant

East Bergholt High School, Colchester, CO7 6RJ

2 days remaining to apply

  • Start date details

    Required as soon as possible

  • Closing date

    5 December 2022 at 9am

  • Date listed

    21 November 2022

Job details

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Actual salary

£15,868 - £16,451 actual

What skills and experience we're looking for

We wish to appoint an enthusiastic and committed Learning Support Assistant to join our Inclusion Team. The post will involve supporting our students in their learning across the curriculum through in class support, on a one:one basis or working in small groups.

The successful candidates will:

  • Be passionate about supporting young people and helping them to be the best they can be.
  • Have experience of working with young people and families.
  • Be a great communicator and problem solver.
  • Be a calm team player who shows energy, enthusiasm, humility and humour.

What the school offers its staff

At East Bergholt High School (EBHS), we are a community of professionals who are dedicated to providing thebest possible education for our children. We have a supportive ethos that is underpinned by an excellent CPD programme both within the School and the South Suffolk Learning Trust. At EBHS, we strive for excellence in the classroom, provide a rich academic curriculum and offer a huge range of extra-curricular activities. We truly believe that all students should be provided with a rich educational experience, regardless of their background or starting points.

East Bergholt High School is committed to meeting the needs of all students including those with specialeducational needs. There is a shared expectation that all students, regardless of their specific needs, should be

offered inclusive teaching which will enable them to make the best possible progress in school and feel that theyare a valued member of the wider school community. We are looking to appoint an enthusiastic and dedicated individual who will work within the Learning Support team to help achieve our aims. For more information, please visit: https://ebhigh.org.uk/SEND/

Commitment to safeguarding

East Bergholt High School is committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children and young people and expect all staff to share this commitment. The successful candidate will be required to provide references, undergo employment checks and an enhanced disclosure via the DBS.

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About East Bergholt High School

School type
Academy, ages 11 to 16
Education phase
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School size
919 pupils enrolled
Age range
11 to 16
Phone number
01206 489 363

East Bergholt High School is set in beautiful "Constable Country" on the Essex/Suffolk border. We are within easy reach of both Ipswich and Colchester. Learning is at the heart of our work. We care passionately about our students as individuals, and support and encourage them to achieve success in all aspects of School life.

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